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July Auction of Works on Paper, Prints & Books (Online Auction)
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Artwork by Kim Adams, Three Drawings
Lot #172
KIM ADAMS
Three Drawings

three ink drawings
“Untitled”, ink on paper, dated “Jan 29th, 86” lower right with artist notations within the composition (”Hydraulic Ladder”, “Intrasport”);

“Untitled”, ink on paper, dated “September 7th, 86” lower right with artist notations within the compositon (including “Car Lights On”, “Out Liner”, “Trash Can 3”, “’Real Fear’ or Leisure”, “Hockey Mask”, “Mirrors” and others which are not distinctly legible)

“Untitled”, ink on paper (fading evident within the composition)
13.25 x 9.75 ins ( 33.7 x 24.8 cms ) ( each sight )

Estimated: $900.00$700.00 - $900.00

Next bid is: $500.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Josef Albers, Variants 1967: IX
Lot #131
JOSEF ALBERS
Variants 1967: IX

colour silkscreen
numbered 264/300 within the lower left margin; titled, dated and numbered to a label on the reverse
8.75 x 13 ins ( 22.2 x 33 cms ) ( image )

Estimated: $1,200.00$900.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Josef Albers, Untitled (Variants VI, Greys and Reds)
Lot #100
JOSEF ALBERS
Untitled (Variants VI, Greys and Reds)

colour silkscreen
10.75 x 11.75 ins ( 27.3 x 29.8 cms ) ( image )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $750.00

Closes July 14th at 02:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Davidialuk Alasua Amittu, Owl
Lot #163
DAVIDIALUK ALASUA AMITTU
Owl

stonecut
inscribed “Davidialuk/Louise Quatsalik”, titled, dated 1978, numbered 32/40, inscribed “Povungnituk” and inscribed in syllabics in the lower margin
4.5 x 6.5 ins ( 11.4 x 16.5 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $125.00$75.00 - $125.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Davidialuk Alasua Amittu, Winter Igloo
Lot #162
DAVIDIALUK ALASUA AMITTU
Winter Igloo

stonecut
inscribed “Davidialuk/Louise Quatsalik”, titled, dated 1978, numbered 32/40, inscribed “Povungnituk” and inscribed in syllabics in the lower margin
7.5 x 9.5 ins ( 19.1 x 24.1 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $125.00$75.00 - $125.00

Current bid: $50.00
Next bid is: $75.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Edward John Bartram, March Ice #2
Lot #133
EDWARD JOHN BARTRAM
March Ice #2

colour etching
signed, titled, dated 1981, numbered 50/50 and inscribed “Nova Scotia” in the lower margin
23.75 x 35.25 ins ( 60.3 x 89.5 cms ) ( plate size )

Estimated: $1,200.00$800.00 - $1,200.00

Next bid is: $650.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Iain Baxter&, Transported Landscape
Lot #142
IAIN BAXTER&
Transported Landscape

colour monotype
signed, titled and dated 1999 lower right
22.75 x 30 ins ( 57.8 x 76.2 cms )

Estimated: $600.00$400.00 - $600.00

Next bid is: $250.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, The Way of the Cross
Lot #239
CARL BEAM
The Way of the Cross

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15 x 12 ins ( 38.1 x 30.5 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 14th at 04:15:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Sunspot
Lot #137
CARL BEAM
Sunspot

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
15.5 x 11.5 ins ( 39.4 x 29.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Next bid is: $200.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Indian Residential Schools
Lot #136
CARL BEAM
Indian Residential Schools

mixed media on paper
signed lower right; artist’s seal lower left; unframed
11.5 x 15.5 ins ( 29.2 x 39.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $400.00$300.00 - $400.00

Current bid: $200.00
Next bid is: $225.00

Closes July 14th at 02:30:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Untitled
Lot #170
CARL BEAM
Untitled

mixed media on arches paper
signed lower right; unframed
30.5 x 22.5 ins ( 77.5 x 57.2 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Current bid: $800.00
Next bid is: $850.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Carl Beam, Sitting Bull
Lot #171
CARL BEAM
Sitting Bull

mixed media on arches paper
signed lower right and titled within the upper right composition; unframed
30.5 x 22.75 ins ( 77.5 x 57.8 cms )

Estimated: $1,500.00$1,000.00 - $1,500.00

Next bid is: $800.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Jack Beder, Fisherman’s Sheds and Wharf, N.S.; Elevators, Montreal Harbour, 1929
Lot #166
JACK BEDER
Fisherman’s Sheds and Wharf, N.S.; Elevators, Montreal Harbour, 1929


“Fisherman’s Sheds and Wharf, N.S.” (watercolour mounted to card, signed lower right; titled and dated 1950 on the reverse, 17.5 x 24 inches);
“Elevators, Montreal Harbour, 1929” (gouache on paper, signed lower right; titled and dated 1929 on the reverse, 18.25 x 24.25 inches);
both unframed
18.25 x 24 ins ( 46.4 x 61 cms ) ( largest sheet )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $400.00

Closes July 14th at 03:00:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Alan Belcher, Close-Up Plus (1988)
Lot #211
ALAN BELCHER
Close-Up Plus (1988)

colour photograph
29.5 x 39.5 ins ( 74.9 x 100.3 cms ) ( sight )

Estimated: $700.00$500.00 - $700.00

Next bid is: $300.00

Closes July 14th at 03:45:00 PM EDT

Artwork by Frederic Marlett Bell-Smith, Mountain Peak
Lot #185
FREDERIC MARLETT BELL-SMITH
Mountain Peak

watercolour
unsigned; unframed
6.75 x 10 ins ( 17.1 x 25.4 cms ) ( sheet )

Estimated: $300.00$200.00 - $300.00

Current bid: $100.00
Next bid is: $125.00

Closes July 14th at 03:15:00 PM EDT

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Tuesday, July 7th at 10:00 am EDT

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